Canadian History Dictionary Hancock's House
(John Graves Simcoe era) Skirmish at, 24.
Fort De Chartres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On the Mississippi, 22.
(George Brown Era) Growth of, 209; overthrows Sir John A. Macdo...
Accompanied Alexander Mackenzie on his memorable
journey of 17...
Fort St Pierre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Founded by Nicolas Denys, in Cape Bre...
Haviland T H
(1822-1895). Born at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
Campbell Sir Archibald 1769-1843 Born In Scotland Entered The
army, 1787. Served throughout the Peninsular War, 1808-1814; in...
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Mackenzie Hon
George Brown; Pope, Memoirs of Sir John A. Macdonald; Willison,...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
See Joly de Lotbiniere; Chartier de Lotbiniere.
Hunter Peter 1746-1805 General Brock Era Lieutenant-governor Of Upper Canada
and commander of forces in British North America, 45; calls att...
British American League
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed in 1849 in Montreal as a repl...
King Rev Wm
(George Brown Era) Moving spirit in negro settlement in Upper C...
Hampton Sir John Somerset Pakington First Baron 1799-1880 Sat For
Droitwich in British Parliament, 1837-1874; secretary for war a...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ship in which Wolfe sailed for Quebec, 7...
(Sir James Douglas era) Founded in 1848, by the Hudson's Bay Co...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Brought to the bar, 152; editor of...
(Lord Dorchester era) British, in America, 201; exchange of, af...
Entered the army as ensign, 1727; captain, 1742;
and major, 17...
Blackader Hugh W
(1808-1863). Descended from Loyalist stock. Began
to learn the...
Charlevoix Pierre-francois-xavier De 1682-1761 First Came To
Canada in 1705, as an instructor in the Jesuits' College at Quebec.
Returned to France in 1709. It was at this time that he gathered the
material for his Histoire et Description Generale de la
Nouvelle-France. Again visited Canada in 1720 by order of the French
government to report as to the best route for an overland expedition in
search of the Western Sea. In the course of this journey visited the
mission and posts of what was then the extreme western frontier of New
France, returning to France in 1723, by way of Mobile. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) On
the character of the Canadian population, 117; on the character of
Frontenac, 144, 145. (Count Frontenac era) On bravery of Canadians and indifferent conduct
of French troops, 212; on Lachine massacre, 224, 227; on old age of
Francois Hertel, 235; his account of "flag" incident in siege of Quebec,
295; on character and conduct of Frontenac, 333-336. (Samuel de Champlain era) His opinion of
Lescarbot, 37; his description of the French settlements in Canada, 243;
his eulogy of Champlain, 276, 277. =Bib.=: Besides his Histoire du
Paraguay and Histoire de l'Isle Espagnole ou de S. Dominique,
Charlevoix was the author of La Vie de la Mere Marie de l'Incarnation
and of the first general history of Canada, Histoire et Description
Generale de la Nouvelle-France. His Voyage dans l'Amerique
Septentrionale was translated into English in 1756. Dr. J. G. Shea's
translation of the History was published at New York in 6 vols.,
1866-1872; and reprinted by F. P. Harper, New York, in 6 vols. An
abridged translation of Charlevoix's Journal is found in vol. 3 of
French Hist. Coll. of Louisiana. For biog., see J. E. Roy, Essai
sur Charlevoix (R. S. C., 1907).